Sunday, February 1, 2015

Vacancy: Orchestra Manager

January 29, 2015 by Stephen  

The National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) is seeking an experienced music professional to ensure the efficient delivery of NYJO performances, rehearsals, recording sessions and other activity and to support the MD in ensuring the organisation gives the best possible experience for its members, audiences and other stakeholders. Salary: c. £25,000 FTE Part time: 0.5 FTE [...]

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Vacancy – Learning and Participation Manager

January 23, 2015 by beci@nyjo.org.uk  

The National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Music Education professional to manage our education work, leading the expansion of our outreach work with Music Hubs and others to extend our reach and impact nationally. Salary: £31,000 FTE Part time: 0.8 FTE (3-5days, to be discussed) Permanent role with a 3 [...]

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We are recruiting a new Academy Big Band Director

December 9, 2014 by Sean  

Farewells and Job Advert Sadly, Paul Eshelby has decided to retire from his role as Music Director for NYJO Academy Big Band (or NYJO2, as it was known back in the day). Paul has worked with NYJO for 27 years, originally alongside Bill Ashton, and has benefited the development and careers of many young people [...]

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NYJO announces its new configuration: NYJO & the NYJO Academy

January 28, 2013 by Stephen  

For many years NYJO as an organisation has had two prime activities: The main gigging band, often called NYJO 1 during rehearsals, which performs around 30–40 professional gigs every year, and is the main justification for our Arts Council funding. A regular Saturday rehearsal/workshop environment, in which there are usually three simultaneous educational workshops in [...]

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